Best Ice Fishing Gift Guide 2023

Does the serious ice fisherman in your life own an Ambush skid house? If so, then this 2023 holiday gift guide is for you! From rod holders to towing accessories, we've included over two dozen gift ideas for your loved ones’ Ambush premium hard-sided fish house. No matter what your budget is, we're sure you'll [...]

Exploring the World of Ice Fishing Shelters: Why the Fish House

Whether you refer to it as an ice shanty, fish house, wheel house, or skid house, the essence remains the same. It's a sanctuary on the ice, providing refuge from the elements and serving as the epicenter of your pursuit of various fish species. Versatility in Form: From Simplicity to Sophistication Fish Houses come in [...]

Prepping your Skid House for the Season

When it comes to ice fishing, having a well-prepared skid house can be the difference between a fishing trip full of elation or aggravation. Prepping your skid house properly before the season starts will not only save you from potential headaches and inconveniences but also contribute to your safety while on the ice. So, let's [...]

Skid House Maintenance – Tips for Longevity

Skid houses have come a long way since the days of plywood ice fishing shanties. Over the years, they've continued to improve in terms of materials and their versatility. Here at Ambush, we go the extra mile in making world-class, premium, hard-sided skid houses. They are the ultimate experience in fishing comfort and safety! Combining [...]

Fishing First

At Ambush Skid Houses, our commitment to "Fishing First" isn't just a catchphrase – it's the driving force behind every design and innovation we bring to the market. We understand that to create the best ice fishing skid houses and wheel houses, we must put the needs of anglers at the forefront. So, what exactly [...]

The Ambush Explorer Wheel House: Elevate Your Ice Fishing Adventure

When it comes to ice fishing, having the right gear can make all the difference in your experience. The Ambush Wheel House is not just a piece of equipment; it's your key to unlocking the ultimate ice fishing adventure. Allow us to introduce the Explorer Wheel House, a fresh addition from Ambush that perfectly combines [...]

Life on the Ice, Episode 8

Episode 8 wraps up the Lake of the Woods ice-fishing camping trip for Mike and Dan. Big burbots, monster pike, wild walleye and cooking up some fine skid house meals. It's all in a day's work 15 miles offshore on Lake of the Woods. Plus, two lines on one monster pike! Yes, it actually happened. [...]

Life on the Ice, Episode 7

In episode 7, Part 2 of the multi-night ice fishing trip to Lake of the Woods. Mike and Dan catch some monster pike and walleyes during the trip. However, it sounds like bad weather is on its way. 15 Miles offshore, Mike and Dan dig in and have to decide whether to wait out the [...]

Life on the Ice, Episode 6

In Episode 6, Mike and Dan head back out with the Slammer Weekender and wind up ice fishing 15 miles off shore on Lake of the Woods. This is another overnight ice fishing camping excursion. They take off from the Cyrus Lodge near Baudette MN. They dynamic duo go completely off the beaten path - [...]

Life on the Ice, Episode 5

Join Mike and Dan as they delve deeper into the frozen expanse of Upper Red Lake in Minnesota for the second part of their icy adventure. Episode 5 unfolds with the duo extending their stay, engaging in thrilling ice fishing for walleye, perch, and an array of other species. Watch as Dan showcases his culinary [...]
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